April 16, 2024

The 102nd annual Coronado Flower Present might be held on April 20 and 21, that includes an array of flowers and occasions.

Organized by the Coronado Floral Affiliation (CFA), that is the biggest tented flower present within the U.S. and Coronado’s longest working custom, organizers mentioned.

“The Coronado Flower Present began out as a approach to deliver our neighborhood collectively by way of the shared love and pleasure of our stunning, vibrant metropolis,” shares Sara Stillman, CFA president. “Each spring, we unite in assist of this cherished custom, which brings collectively neighbors and flower followers from all through Southern California.” 

As a part of a prequel to the present, the beloved Coronado Flower Present kicks off with its native Homefront Judging Competitors on April 5 to April 7, the place Coronado residents will prep and tweak their gardens, dwelling fronts, and retailer fronts in hopes of profitable the elusive blue ribbons. Greater than 100 volunteer judges will look at and award aggressive ribbons to Coronado dwelling fronts, condo buildings, condominium complexes, church buildings, companies, and college gardens.

One other prelude to the occasion, this 12 months, the occasion will host a Household Film Night time on the eve of occasion weekend, Friday, April 19 in Spreckels Park.

The principle occasion, the Coronado Flower Present, is split into 5 divisions – Horticulture, Design, Particular Displays, Youth and Botanical Arts.  The present has been a spring custom since 1922 and is likely one of the largest tented flower exhibits within the U.S. Positioned at Spreckels Park, this two-day occasion contains panorama shows, quite a lot of floral competitions, academic lectures and demonstrations, stay bandstand leisure, meals, a beer & wine backyard with regionally crafted beers, and procuring.

One other particular characteristic of the weekend is the Saturday evening social gathering, known as the 1922 Membership. The occasion contains meals, drinks, and dancing all underneath the long-lasting tents of the Coronado Flower Present.

The annual Coronado Flower Present is organized in partnership with the Metropolis of Coronado. Over 250 CFA volunteers work to make the Flower Present weekend successful.

For extra data on the Coronado Floral Affiliation or the Coronado Flower Present, go to www.coronadoflowershow.com.